Though it didn’t seem like it at the time, I was being controlled, manipulated, and abused into being someone I clearly wasn’t happy being. I was often manipulated into doing things I didn’t want to do in order to keep this person happy – aka not angry – and my life was lived in constant fear and anxiety.
There have been many heartaches and lessons over the years. Domestic violence isn’t anything to joke about, laugh about, or take lightly… But the things I know about myself now that I didn’t before are priceless.
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